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Grammy-winning Latina pop singer Shakira was born in Barranquilla, Colombia, on February 2, 1977. Her father is a Lebanese American immigrant and her mother a native of Colombia of Italian and Spanish descent. Shakira began her musical career at age 12 and quickly captured fans throughout Latin America. She won the 2001 Best Latin pop Grammy for ... See full bio »

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  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2009 - 2014) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2014)
- Top 6 Perform + Elimination (2014) ... (performer: "Dare (La La La)") / (writer: "Dare (La La La)")
- Top Nine Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Long Time") / (writer: "Long Time")
- Two of 12 Voted Off (2009) ... (performer: "Give It Up to Me")
- The Top 12 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Hips Don't Lie")
  2014 FIFA World Cup (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Final: Germany vs. Argentina (2014) ... (performer: "La La La (Brazil 2014)") / (writer: "La La La (Brazil 2014)")
  Silicon Valley (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Optimal Tip-To-Tip Efficiency (2014) ... (performer: "Hips Don't Lie" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hips Don't Lie" - uncredited)
  Coronation Street (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- Episode #1.8395 (2014) ... (performer: "Hips Don't Lie" - uncredited) / (writer: "Hips Don't Lie" - uncredited)
 2014 2014 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Empire")
  Dreamland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2014) (writer - 1 episode, 2014)
- La unión hace la fuerza (2014) ... (performer: "Can't Remember to Forget You") / (writer: "Can't Remember to Forget You")
 2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Jude Law/Shakira (2014) ... (performer: "Empire")
 2014 21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century (TV Movie) (performer: "Hips Don't Lie")
 2011-2013 Tu cara me suena (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #3.7 (2013) ... (writer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)")
- Tu cara más solidaria II (2013) ... (writer: "La tortura")
- Episode #2.11 (2012) ... (writer: "Suerte", "Loba")
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Loca")
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (writer: "Loba")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 2009 - 2013) (performer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Latin Night (2013) ... ("Underneath Your Clothes") / (writer: "Underneath Your Clothes")
- The Finals (2013) ... ("Hips Don't Lie") / (writer: "Hips Don't Lie")
- Performance Show: Week Ten (2012) ... ("Objection (Tango)") / (writer: "Objection (Tango)")
- Round Ten: Finals (2009) ... (writer: "Whenever, Wherever" - uncredited)
- Round Eight (2009) ... (writer: "La Tortura" - uncredited)
 2013 Juga2 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... (performer: "Waka Waka (Esto es África)")
 2009-2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- 2012 Grand Finale (2012) ... (writer: "Objection (Tango)" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.2 (2010) ... (writer: "Objection (Tango)" - uncredited)
- 2009 Grand Finale (2009) ... (writer: "Ojos Así" - uncredited)
- Episode #9.8 (2009) ... (writer: "Whenever, Wherever" - uncredited)
 2012 Afrika ruft nach dir (TV Movie) (performer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)")
  No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (writer - 2 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2012) (music - 1 episode, 2012)
- Cançons infantils (2012) ... (performer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)") / (writer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)")
- Cançons per seduir (2012) ... (lyrics: "Loba") / (music: "Loba") / (performer: "Loba")
- Cançó de l'estiu (2012) ... (performer: "Waka Waka")
- Bon dia (2010) ... (performer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)") / (writer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)")
 2012 Brazil Avenue (TV Series) (performer: "Addicted to You")
 2012 Ghost Graduation (writer: "Estoy aquí")
 2011 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 28 October 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Beautiful Liar" - uncredited)
 2011 Dancing Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.5 (2011) ... (writer: "Whenever, Wherever")
  Copycats (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Episode #2.51 (2011) ... (performer: "She Wolf") / (writer: "She Wolf")
 2011 Morde & Assopra (TV Series) (performer: "Rabiosa") / (writer: "Rabiosa")
 2011 From Prada to Nada (performer: "Te Necesito") / (writer: "Te Necesito" - as Shakira Mebarak)
  Banda sonora (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2008 - 2010)
- Episode #6.4 (2010) ... (performer: "Waka Waka") / (writer: "Waka Waka")
- Episode #4.15 (2008) ... (performer: "Las de la intuición") / (writer: "Las de la intuición")
- Episode #3.5 (2008) ... (performer: "Las de la intuición") / (writer: "Las de la intuición")
 2010 Di Di Hollywood (lyrics: "Loba" - as Shakira Mebarak) / (music: "Loba" - as Shakira Mebarak) / (performer: "Loba")
  Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- James Franco/Sofia Vergara/Shakira (2010) ... (performer: "Loca" - uncredited) / (writer: "Loca" - uncredited)
- Episode #17.41 (2009) ... (performer: "Give It Up to Me" - uncredited) / (writer: "Give It Up to Me" - uncredited)
  The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2010) (performer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #7.5 (2010) ... (writer: "Underneath Your Clothes" - uncredited)
- Episode #6.22 (2009) ... (performer: "Did It Again")
 2010 Glastonbury 2010 (TV Special) (performer: "Whenever, Wherever", "She Wolf") / (writer: "Whenever, Wherever", "She Wolf")
  Wizards of Waverly Place (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- Dude Looks Like Shakira (2010) ... (performer: "Gypsy") / (writer: "Gypsy")
 2010 Melrose Place (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Santa Fe (2010) ... ("She Wolf", uncredited)
 2010 Feroz (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Leo atacó a Guillermo (2010) ... (performer: "No creo" - uncredited)
- Leo se convirtió en lobo (2010) ... (performer: "Loba" - uncredited)
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- Episode #1.113 (2010) ... (performer: "She Wolf") / (writer: "She Wolf")
- Episode #1.20 (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf") / (writer: "She Wolf")
 2010 Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief (TV Movie) (performer: "I'll Stand By You")
  Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- New Year's Eve Special (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf") / (writer: "She Wolf")
- Christmas Special (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf")
 2009 Premios Principales 2009 (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Loba") / (music: "Loba") / (performer: "Loba", "Lo hecho está hecho")
  Ugly Betty (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- The Bahamas Triangle (2009) ... (performer: "Give It Up to Me", "Gypsy" - uncredited) / (writer: "Give It Up to Me", "Gypsy" - uncredited)
 2009 Rachael Ray (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.67 (2009) ... (performer: "Gypsy" - uncredited)
 2009 Mercedes Sosa: Cantora, an Intimate Journey (Documentary) (performer: "La maza")
  The New Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode dated 5 November 2009 (2009) ... (performer: "Hips Don't Lie", "Gypsy", "She Wolf", "Whenever, Wherever") / (writer: "Hips Don't Lie", "She Wolf", "Whenever, Wherever")
  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2001)
- Gerard Butler/Shakira (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf", "Did It Again" - uncredited)
- Alec Baldwin/Shakira (2005) ... (performer: "Don't Bother", "La Tortura" - uncredited)
- Derek Jeter/Shakira/Bubba Sparxxx (2001) ... (performer: "Whenever, Wherever" - uncredited) / (writer: "Whenever, Wherever" - uncredited)
 2009 Die Oliver Pocher Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf")
 2009 Later with Jools Holland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #35.3 (2009) ... (performer: "She Wolf", "Gypsy", "All Of Me", "Why Wait")
  Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #17.4 (2009) ... (performer: "Whenever, Wherever", "Hips Don't Lie", "She Wolf") / (writer: "Whenever, Wherever", "Hips Don't Lie", "She Wolf")
 2008 D'un any 8 a un any 9 (TV Movie) (writer: "Les de la intuïció")
 2008 Camino (performer: "Estoy aquí") / (writer: "Estoy aquí" - as Shakira Isabel Mebarak)
 2008 27 Dresses (writer: "Hips Don't Lie")
 2007 Atrapats pel cap d'any (TV Movie) (writer: "Las de la intuición")
 2007 Secret Lives (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Laura lopettaa naamioleikit (2007) ... (performer: "Hips don't lie")
 2007 Love in the Time of Cholera (lyrics: "Despedida", "Hay Amores") / (music: "Despedida", "Hay Amores") / (performer: "Despedida", "Pienso En Ti", "Hay Amores") / (producer: "Despedida", "Hay Amores")
 2007 The Vicar of Dibley (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Vicar in White (2007) ... ("Hips Don't Lie")
 2006 MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamérica 2006 (TV Special) (performer: "No" - uncredited)
 2006 Los nº1 de 40 en concierto (TV Movie) (performer: "Corazón partío", "No", "La tortura") / (writer: "La tortura")
 2006 Fifa World Cup: Germany 2006 (TV Mini-Series) (performer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)") / (writer: "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)")
 2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Böses Schauspiel (2003) ... (performer: "Fool")
- Versklavt (2003) ... (performer: "Objection (Tango)")
 2003 Plötzlich wieder 16 (TV Movie) (performer: "The One") / (writer: "The One")
 2003 Mulheres Apaixonadas (TV Series) (performer: "Te Dejo Madrid")
 2002 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- I'll Take You (2002) ... (writer: "Suerte")
  Operación triunfo (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Episode #1.13 (2002) ... (performer: "Suerte") / (writer: "Suerte")
 2001 The Clone (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... (performer: "Whenever, Wherever" - uncredited)
 1997 Noche de fiesta (TV Movie) (performer: "Estoy aquí") / (writer: "Estoy aquí")
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Show Show Actress (1 credit)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Alejandro Sanz video "Te lo agradezco pero no" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 16 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 39 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Shakira Mebarak

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I had my first boyfriend when I was 12, and my parents knew about it. My dad was very jealous. I had an older sister in medical school, and he would not let her wear tight jeans. See more »

Trivia:

Was 3 months pregnant with her son Milan when she completed recording her 8th studio album. See more »

Trademark:

Her dancing hips See more »

Nickname:

Shaki

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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